Audition notice: Tacoma Actors Repertory Theatre seeks artists

As one of Spaceworks’ 2015 Creative Enterprise participants, Tacoma Actors Repertory Theatre (TART) has exciting news to share. They’re looking for artists for their current season—and auditions are coming up soon! Find out more below.

The mission of Tacoma Actors Repertory Theatre is to present extraordinary theatre in an intimate space, emphasizing the use of classical technique, in rotating repertory with a resident company of artists.

Audition Notice

Twice a season Tacoma Actors Repertory Theatre (TART) holds open auditions for artists interested in being considered for ANY role in ANY scheduled work for the current season.

Audition dates:

July 11-12, 2015

10 am to 5 pm

Audition location:

Theatre Puget Sound
Seattle Armory Building, Level 4, (Room TBA)
305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109

Preferred method of submission:

Arrive for audition or schedule an appointment

Please submit using this email:

Submission instructions:

Appointments are available, but not required. If you are interested in scheduling an appointment, please email and include “TART Audition Appointment” in the subject line.

Callbacks or second audition/interview?

July 12, 2015 1pm to 5pm

Audition Requirements:

Please prepare the following:

  • (1) 60 second modern comedic monologue
  • (1) 60 second modern dramatic monologue
  • (1) 60 second classical monologue (comedic or dramatic)
  • Optional:
    • 16 Bars of a song of your choice (musical theatre selections preferred).
      Please note: There will NOT be an accompanist on site, so you will need to bring a CD or MP3 of your accompaniment. A Capella performances will not be allowed.

Other details:

Tacoma Actors Repertory Theatre’s company of performers is comprised of Resident Artists and Guest Artists. Our Resident Artists receive casting priority and are either offered or given the opportunity to read for roles in an upcoming fall or spring season. To be considered for resident artistry a performer must have worked on a minimum of two productions with the company. There is no direct audition for the Resident Company.

Character breakdown / project needs


  • Adults 18 to 80, All Types

Season includes:

  • Three Viewings
  • [title of show]
  • Farndale/Xmas
  • She Kills Monsters
  • The Sunken Living Room
  • This Is Our Youth
  • The Chairs

Most Roles Available

There are instances of violence, profanity and sexually explicit material in several of this season’s selections. Please inform the Auditor if you have any issues or reservations regarding any of these scenarios.

Monetary compensation:

TART pays standard AEA rates for BOTH Union and non-Union actors. Artists are hired on contract per show.